Posted: 12/05/2013 - Investigators say 15 people have been arrested on drug-related counts over an alleged Central Texas methamphetamine ring with ties to Mexico.
Updated: 12/05/2013 - Two fast cats from the Houston Zoo have marked International Cheetah Day by running around without their leashes.
Posted: 12/04/2013 - A former paramedic in a tiny Texas town devastated by a fertilizer plant explosion was sentenced to 21 months after pleading guilty in an unrelated pipe bomb case.
Posted: 12/04/2013 - Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis has released tax returns that show the Fort Worth state senator earned more than $284,000 last year.
Updated: 12/03/2013 - Hundreds of people have lit candles and said prayers in memory of a veteran nurse nearly a week after she was stabbed to death at an East Texas hospital.
Posted: 12/03/2013 - Volunteers by the dozens have been helping to restore pine forests in Central Texas that were destroyed by wildfires in 2011.
Updated: 12/02/2013 - Authorities are trying to determine whether a man who flew from Texas to Phoenix has tuberculosis, but a public health official says any risk to passengers on his flight is extremely low even if it turns out he does have the infectious respiratory illness.
Posted: 12/02/2013 - Federal prosecutors in South Texas have announced an indictment against the former governor of the Mexican border state of Tamaulipas.
Posted: 12/02/2013 - The Texas Racing Commission says as many as 50 illegal horse racetracks operate in the state, fueling concerns about illicit gambling, the safety of jockeys and horses, and unfair competition to registered racing venues.
Posted: 12/01/2013 - Johnson County emergency managers said a home that exploded late Saturday night is a total loss and the search continues for its owners.
Updated: 12/02/2013 - One couple wants to get married, while the other just wants theirs recognized. A third couple wants a divorce, while the fourth wants theirs finalized. If all win their lawsuits, they could overturn the Texas ban on same-sex marriage.
Posted: 11/30/2013 - Federal agents tasked with slowing the flow of guns from Houston to Mexico say they're "looking for the needle in the haystack" as Texas continues a record pace for firearms purchases.
Posted: 11/30/2013 - Officials are conducting daily inspections on water reservoir dams in North Texas for fear that a string of earthquakes may have caused cracks or loosened foundations.
Posted: 11/30/2013 - Only 8 percent of counties in Texas rejected a $2 billion water spending plan in a constitutional amendment that easily passed in November.
Posted: 11/30/2013 - Republican leaders say their worries about Texas Democrats winning elections should be taken seriously.
Posted: 11/30/2013 - The Border Patrol is warning commercial truck drivers they could lose their licenses for life if convicted of a smuggling-related offense.
Posted: 11/29/2013 - Trial is set next month on a lawsuit filed by children of a suburban Houston couple killed on Thanksgiving Day a year ago in a 100-vehicle pileup on a foggy stretch of Interstate 10 in Southeast Texas.
Posted: 11/29/2013 - The Border Patrol has begun adding emergency medical technicians to its regular helicopter patrols in South Texas in response to the growing numbers of rescues it makes as illegal immigration arrests in the area surge.
Posted: 11/29/2013 - At 8 years old Bruce the cheetah is a bit long in the tooth to become a dad, but he recently has sired two litters of cubs.
Posted: 11/29/2013 - A South Texas woman has been charged with murder in the fatal shooting of her 17-year-old brother as the pair apparently struggled over a handgun.